Journal-isms

The leading news column on diversity issues in the news media.
Journal-isms in the Media

Journal-isms in the Media

Richard’s column also appears on TheRoot.com.
Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagements

Richard Prince is available for speaking engagements to groups of all sizes as well as media interviews and panel discussions.
Journal-isms in the Media

Journal-isms in the Media

For 13 years, Richard Prince has authored the three-times-a-week online column “Journal-isms”‘ to show how journalism shapes, or is shaped by, diversity.
Latest entries
What Black Networks Missed by Not Showing the Inauguration

What Black Networks Missed by Not Showing the Inauguration

BET says viewers were more interested in Obama; Essence permits staffers to carry signs at march; Trump favors net neutrality foe to head FCC (1/20/17)
O'Reilly Fans Finance HBCU Band's Trip to Trump's Inauguration

O’Reilly Fans Finance HBCU Band’s Trip to Trump’s Inauguration

Fox host calls it ‘repudiation of race-baiters’; William Hilliard dies at 89; always a ‘first’; Obama tells news media, ‘America needs you’; 61 media groups want meeting with Trump, Pence; Puerto Ricans cheer Obama's decision on activist; Univision partners to bolster declining ratings; N.Y. Times staffers urge diversity as top priority; black students, campus...
News Overload Is Perfect for Trump

News Overload Is Perfect for Trump

‘Too many story lines to keep track of’; prediction for media life under Trump: hellish; Trump’s M.O. looks familiar to Russian eyes; Trump revealing in choices for insults, affection; will Jeff Sessions keep eye on Chicago P.D.?; Fla. paper documents failure to punish police; is it that Americans find diversity too hard?; Doris Truong a...
Who Came to Jim Acosta's Defense?

Who Came to Jim Acosta’s Defense?

N.Y. Press Club protests Trump's behavior; In Poll, 51 percent have unfavorable view of Trump; Coretta King urged Congress to block Sessions in '86; "a workplace where harassment is endemic"; Fox settled harassment charges against O'Reilly; in Tanzania, "sexual corruption" by journalists; amid whoops, a last chance for Obama to control; Alcindor, Burch, Romero, Salas...